Xiaomi backed Redmi has officially launched Redmi Router AX6. It is the successor to the Redmi Router AX5. The Redmi Router AX5 was launched in June. Also, it was the company’s first Wi-Fi 6 router. The new router is an upgraded version of the Redmi AX5 Wi-Fi 6 Router. As for now, Redmi Router AX6 has been launched in China. This new router has a six-core Qualcomm chipset. It will come with dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz) support.
Redmi Router AX6 has a six core Qualcomm chipset. This is manufactured using a 14nm process. The processor includes four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.4GHz and also dual-core NPU clocked at 1.7GHz. It measures 320 x 320 x 55mm and weighs 0.95kg. The device has 512MB large memory. It also has a dual-core NPU acceleration engine. The device has six antennas or the independent signal amplifiers. It will be available in white color. It has a simple, sleek, trendy, and elegant design.
The device supports Wi-Fi 6 technology. It also supports 2.4GHz and 5GHz dual bands. The company claims that Redmi Router AX6 can give a concurrent wireless rate of up to 2976Mbps. This is claimed to be 2.55 times the wireless rate of AC1200 Routers. It also comes with support for the full Gigabit network port. The six antennas can increase the coverage by 50 percent. The device can support up to 248 devices connected with the router at the same time.
The device has a Wi-Fi 6 core technology Orthogonal Frequency-Division Multiple Access, or OFDMA. This allows the router to complete data transmission for eight devices in one transmission. It reduces network latency by more than 35 percent. The device also has Mesh Hybrid networking features so that users with big houses can stay connected everywhere in the house. Further, the device can automatically match the Mi application settings. This suggests that you will not have to manually enter a password again and again.
The Redmi Router AX6 costs CNY 399 that is Rs. 4,300, in India. It is available for purchase in China. However, there is no news regarding the launch of the device in India or anywhere else. The Redmi AX5 Wi-Fi 6 Router costs Rs. 2,700. In addition, for all the game lovers, the company is offering a 3-month membership of Tencent Game Accelerator for online games.